meliphagan

Meliphagan

Me*liph"a*gan\, a. [Gr. me`li honey + ? to eat.] (Zo["o]l.) Belonging to the genus Meliphaga.
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Meliphagan

Me*liph"a*gan\, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any bird of the genus Meliphaga and allied genera; a honey eater; -- called also meliphagidan.
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